Multiple Choice Identify the
choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.


1.

The result of distance divided by time (d/t = ?) is
a.  constant speed  c.  average velocity  b.  variable speed  d.  average speed 


2.

Kilometers per hour (km/hour ) represents
a.  constant velocity  c.  average velocity  b.  average speed  d.  constant speed 


3.

Which values are necessary to find velocity?
a.  elapsed time, distance, and direction  c.  initial time, ending time,
distance  b.  elapsed time and distance  d.  initial time, direction, and distance 


4.

A sprinter finished his 100 meter race in 10 seconds, find his average speed for
the race.
a.  10 m/s  c.  100 m/s  b.  0.10 m/s  d.  1000 m/s 


5.

A truck travels 90 km/hr in a northwest direction, the variables will describe
the truck’s
a.  average velocity  c.  average speed  b.  acceleration  d.  deceleration 


6.

Given: distance = 20 meters, time = 2 seconds. Find average speed.
a.  2 m/s  c.  40 m/s  b.  10 m/s  d.  0.1 m/s 


7.

Given: distance = 100 meters, average speed = 20 m/s. Find time.
a.  200 seconds  c.  100 seconds  b.  20 seconds  d.  5 seconds 


8.

Given: time = 30 seconds, 10 meters/second. Find distance.
a.  10 meters  c.  0.3 meters  b.  300 meters  d.  30 meters 


9.

A rubber ball is dropped from rest from a height of 10 meters above the
ground. The rubber ball free falls and reaches the ground 2 seconds later. What was the
average speed of the rubber ball?
a.  20 m/s  c.  0.2 m/s  b.  5 m/s  d.  10 m/s 


10.

An athlete can run 20 kilometers in 2 hours. If the athlete runs at that
same average speed for 1 hour, how far will the athlete run.
a.  10 km  c.  5 km  b.  20 km  d.  40 km 


11.

Which of the following represents the velocity of a moving car?
a.  50 m/s, in a southern direction  c.  50 m, in a southern
direction  b.  50 m/s  d.  50 


12.

A pizza delivery driver applied a constant force to
a car. A graph of the car’s movement is shown above. Which of the following can
best explain the change in velocity at time X?
a.  The car’s momentum became greater than its inertia  c.  The car began
traveling up a hill  b.  The car began to drive on a curved
road  d.  The car changed from a
rough road to a smooth road with less friction 


13.

The graph above shows the movement of a ball at
several points in time. What is the average speed of the object?
a.  0.5 m/min  c.  4 m/min  b.  2 m/min  d.  50 m/min 


14.

The graph above shows the distance traveled by a
mouse in a straight line. If the mouse keeps moving at the same speed in a straight line, how
far will the mouse travel in 30 seconds
a.  8 cm  c.  10.0 cm  b.  12.0 cm  d.  11.0 cm 


15.

Which distancetime graph above shows that an
object moved at a constant speed and then stopped moving?
